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Alexander Glasgow, 77, a retired instrument engineer and Lewiston resident, died Saturday (Feb. 3, 2001) in Mount St. Mary's Hospital following a brief illness.

Born in Niagara Falls, he graduated from Niagara Falls High School and attended the University of Buffalo.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

Glasgow worked as an instrument engineer for Occidental Chemical Co., Niagara Falls, for 45 years until his retirement in 1995. He also was co-owner of Varsity Sporting Goods for 27 years.

He was a member and past treasurer of Pierce Avenue United Presbyterian Church, where he was Sunday school superintendent and a teacher.

Glasgow also was a member and past president of the Instrument Society of America, Rainbow Computer Users Club and a past member of the Lewiston Lions Club.

Survivors include his wife, the former Dorothy Zinkievich; a son, William A. of Grand Island; and a brother, John J. of Lewiston.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Pierce Avenue United Presbyterian Church, 1815 Pierce Ave., Niagara Falls. Burial will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Youngstown.


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